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2013-06-11 23:18:36

Long Island twins, who turned soybeans into clean energy, feel like they´re “on cloud nine” after the award announcement; Florida student winner says he´s won “the science lottery”. Wallingford, Conn. (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Three talented high school seniors have won scholarships for designing renewable energy solutions that could solve a real-world problem, thanks to the Proton OnSite Scholarship and Innovation Program and its entrepreneur benefactor Tom...

2013-06-06 12:20:23

Manufacturing plants' production of hydrogen meets growing global demands HAMILTON, N.J., June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- According to a recent study by TechNavio, global demand for hydrogen is forecast to grow at a healthy 6.84% CAGR through 2016. The growth is driven in part by the growing global need for cleaner fuels. Plentiful, low-cost natural gas supplies which are one of the primary feedstocks used to produce hydrogen, are also contributing to the market's growth in some...

2013-05-29 23:03:46

WERF awards Brown and Caldwell a contract to perform energy research. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 The Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) recently awarded Brown and Caldwell a contract to perform research that addresses energy production and recovery associated with all aspects of the wastewater conveyance and treatment, the disposition of residuals, or reuse of water. This research is a part of WERF´s Energy Production and Efficiency Challenge aimed at capturing the...

2013-05-10 16:20:51

Captured CO2 Increases U.S. Natural Resource Output At Enhanced Oil Recovery Operation LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., May 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today celebrated the successful operation of a United States Department of Energy (DOE) Demonstration Project that will capture approximately one million tons of carbon dioxide (CO(2)) in an enhanced oil recovery project in which DOE anticipates an additional estimated 1.6-3.1 million barrels of oil to be produced annually...

2013-04-24 23:00:05

Researchers at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology have successfully split water molecules during multiple thermochemical cycles at low temperatures and seek to create sustainable hydrogen energy with their process at still lower temperatures. Rapid City, SD (PRWEB) April 24, 2013 South Dakota School of Mines & Technology researchers have successfully split water molecules during multiple thermochemical cycles at low temperatures, sparking hope that sustainable hydrogen...

Details Described For Low-Cost, Biomass-Derived Catalyst For Hydrogen Production
2013-04-24 14:22:38

Brookhaven National Laboratory Promising results are a step toward a range of renewable energy strategies fueled by Nature In a paper to be published in an upcoming issue of Energy & Environmental Science (now available online), researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory describe details of a low-cost, stable, effective catalyst that could replace costly platinum in the production of hydrogen. The catalyst, made from renewable soybeans and abundant...

2013-04-10 16:22:33

Worldwide Teamwork Produces Two Billion SCF Per Day of Hydrogen for Clean Fuels Production LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Two decades of operational excellence and success were celebrated by Air Products (NYSE: APD) and Technip (NYSE: FR0000131708) to mark the 20 year milestone of the longest and most productive global hydrogen alliance supporting the oil and gas industry around the world. The global alliance was formed to meet refining industry demands for...

2013-04-09 11:25:08

Another innovative feature has been added to the world's first practical "artificial leaf," making the device even more suitable for providing people in developing countries and remote areas with electricity, scientists reported here today. It gives the leaf the ability to self-heal damage that occurs during production of energy. Daniel G. Nocera, Ph.D., described the advance during the "Kavli Foundation Innovations in Chemistry Lecture" at the 245th National Meeting & Exposition of...

Hydrogen Fuel Production Breakthrough Could Revolutionize Alternative Energy Market
2013-04-04 13:31:07

Virginia Tech New method is environmentally friendly and inexpensive A team of Virginia Tech researchers has discovered a way to extract large quantities of hydrogen from any plant, a breakthrough that has the potential to bring a low-cost, environmentally friendly fuel source to the world. "Our new process could help end our dependence on fossil fuels," said Y.H. Percival Zhang, an associate professor of biological systems engineering in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences...

New Insights Could Lead To Better Catalysts For Water Splitting
2013-03-29 10:47:24

California Institute of Technology Chemists at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory believe they can now explain one of the remaining mysteries of photosynthesis, the chemical process by which plants convert sunlight into usable energy and generate the oxygen that we breathe. The finding suggests a new way of approaching the design of catalysts that drive the water-splitting reactions of artificial photosynthesis. "If we want to...